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National River Conservation Directorate 
National River Conservation Directorate is a flagship scheme of Govt. of India, Ministry of Environment & Forest for abatement of pollution and conservation of rivers in the country.

The objectives of the River Conservation Plan is to improve the water quality of the rivers, which are the major fresh water sources in the country, to achieve 'designated-best-use' water quality criteria through the implementation of pollution abatement schemes. The pollution of the rivers is both from the point sources and the non-point sources of pollution.

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GANGA AT A GLANCE Length: 2,525 Source: Gaumukh (Gangotri glacier) at 4,100 metres above MSL. Ganga basin: more than one million (1,060,000 Drainage area: 861,404 (26.2 per cent of India's total geographical area) Break up: Uttar Pradesh: 294,413 Madhya Pradesh: 201,705 Bihar: 144,410 Rajasthan: 107,382 West Bengal: 72,010 Haryana: 34,200 Himachal Pradesh: 5,799 Delhi: 1,485 TOTAL: 861,404
Annual flow: 468.7 billion cubic metres (25.2 per cent of India's total water resources) Flow at Rishikesh: 27 billion cubic metres of water. Important stations on the Ganga and distance from source: Rishikesh 250 km Balawali 330 km Garhmukteshwar 440 km Kachla Bridge 510 km Fatehgarh 670 km Kanpur 800 km Allahabad 1050 km Mirzapur 1170 km Varanasi 1295 km Buxar 1430 km Patna 1600 km Baharampur 2175 km Nabadwip 2285 km